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Contemporary use of a Chinese folding screen.  Interior by Sarah Davidson.

Chinese Carved Screens

Interior by Sarah Davidson

Chinese carved timber screens have been used since antiquity to define spaces and encourage good ventilation in homes.   Designs vary from simple geometric patterns to highly decorative motifs.  In contemporary interiors screens are used as wall hangings, head boards, room dividers and as decorative art.
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Where have we been and what have we been upto?

IMG_4053THE ISLANDS OF INDONESIA.  Scratching around in every nook and  cranny to unearth some hidden gems; it takes a lot of digging to find the last  remaining one-offs in these amazing  locations, where creativity is in the blood  of the people and skills handed  down through the generations. Read More

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125 Years of Loving Schumacher

1Picking F. Schumacher and Co.’s most iconic fabrics for its quasquicentennial collection must have been one of the more challenging jobs this year. The renowned textile company’s 125th Anniversary Collection features 15 of the company’s most iconic patterns in multiple colourways. With such a rich history of document designs to draw on, the selection process couldn’t have been easy.
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Design Secrets from The Block Judge Darren Palmer

orient1Now a sought-after interior designer and judge from The Block, Darren Palmer began his career as a graphic designer. But it was his own home renovation that initially led him into interior design. His first ever project was featured in Belle magazine, and that project along with the encouragement he received from others gave him the confidence to explore his talents in interior design.
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Our Favourite Interior Design Blogs

 

While there are hundreds of decorator blogs on the Internet, only a few offer something spectacular in terms of interior decorating ideas to suit your lifestyle. Wood, stone and natural woven material helps to soften the interiors of today. Antique pieces and unique handcrafted furniture and artefacts sourced from China, Africa, India and Indonesia add global appeal, mood and texture to your interiors. These are not just items, they are pieces of art, carefully handcrafted by skilled artisans. The pieces make a house a home filled with warmth, personality and style.
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